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General Skeptic Websites

Astronomical Society of the Pacific → A selected list of resources for those who want to examine with a skeptical eye some of the claims at the fringes of science that seem connected to astronomy

Australian Skeptics→ A loose confederation of groups across Australia that investigate the paranormal and pseudo-science from a responsible scientific viewpoint.

The Committee for Skeptical Inquiry → The Committee for Skeptical Inquiry encourages the critical investigation of paranormal and fringe-science claims from a responsible, scientific point of view and disseminates factual information about the results of such inquiries to the scientific community and the public.

James Randi Educational Foundation → An educational resource on the paranormal, pseudoscientific, and the supernatural

Logical Fallacies → The Skeptics Guide to the Universe Presents our Top 20 Logical Fallacies.

The New England Skeptical Society → An organization dedicated to the promotion of science and reason, the investigation of paranormal and pseudoscientific claims, especially within New England, improved standards of education for science and critical thinking skills.

Skeptic → A scientific and educational organization of scholars, scientists, historians, magicians, professors and teachers, and anyone curious about controversial ideas, extraordinary claims, revolutionary ideas, and the promotion of science.

The Skeptic Magazine → UK’s only regular magazine to take a skeptical look at pseudoscience and claims of the paranormal.

Skeptic Planet → A searchable index of numerous skeptic web sites.

Skeptic Report → An e-zine featuring writings on skeptical inquiry and critical thinking

The Skeptic Ring → The Skeptic Ring consists of sites that examine claims about paranormal phenomena and fringe science from a skeptical point of view.

The Skeptic’s Dictionary → Skeptical definitions and essays on occult, paranormal, supernatural and pseudoscientific ideas and practices with references to the best skeptical literature.

Skeptic’s Digest → Access the best skeptical articles on the Web about the unexplained, paranormal, pseudoscience and other weird things.

Snopes → The definitive internet reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation.

UFO → UFOs: A skeptical view

What’s the Harm → This site is designed to make a point about the danger of not thinking critically. Namely that you can easily be injured or killed by neglecting this important skill.

Alternative Health

American Council on Science and Health → A consumer education consortium concerned with issues related to food, nutrition, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, lifestyle, the environment and health. ACSH is an independent, nonprofit, tax-exempt organization.

Chirobase → A skeptical guide to chiropractic history, theories, and practices

Homeowatch → A skeptical guide to homeopathic history, theories, and current practices

National Council Against Health Fraud → NCAHF is a private nonprofit, voluntary health agency that focuses upon health misinformation, fraud, and quackery as public health problems.

Quackfiles → A guide to quackery, health fraud, and intelligent decisions

Quackwatch → A guide to quackery, health fraud, and intelligent decisions

Therapeutic Touch → Interview with Emily Rosa, the 4th grader that “debunked” therapeutic touch in a science fair experiment.

Stop Sylvia → Exposing Sylvia Browne.


Expelled Exposed → A detailed look at the Ben Stein movie Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed

The Panda’s Thumb → Evolution versus Creationism/Intelligent Design

Talk Origins → Exploring the Creation/Evolution “Controversy”


Bad Astronomy

The Loom


The Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe Blog

Science-Based Medicine


Bad Science

Skeptic News

Skeptic’s Circle


The Skeptics Guide to the Universe


The Amazing Show starring James Randi



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